Chicago has a population of 2,704,958, and is the largest city in the State of Illinois and the third largest city in the country. The CFE Fund has been working since 2008 with the City of Chicago, currently led by Mayor Rahm Emanuel.

Chicago, IL is a member of the CFE Coalition

Projects in Chicago, IL

Summer Jobs Connect

Embedding financial education and banking access into summer youth employment programs.

Bank On

The CFE Fund’s national Bank On platform supports local coalition and financial institution efforts to connect consumers to safe, affordable bank accounts.

Youth Banking Connect

The Youth Banking Connect initiative integrates banking access into programs that work with high school age youth.